[clug] PSIG meeting 8/8/13
steve at nerdvana.org.au
Mon Aug 12 08:18:47 MDT 2013
On 08/12/2013 10:15 PM, Paul Wayper wrote:
> On the one hand, I haven't seen anything in the LUG-in-a-box system, nor
> have you let me know you'd lined up further speakers. I had said that I
> only needed the meeting for June to be taken care of, and you took
> that meeting (postponed into July because of other problems).
I'm going to ignore the lack of emails, SMS's or phone calls to see if
anything had been organised, and your preference to use a system that is
( and no offence to Andrew, here) returning pgsql connection errors far
more often than the login page as a canonical means of determining if a
talk has been organised.
On the 2nd of May, in an email titled "CLUG in need of a new cat
herder", you said;
"Maybe it's time for me to retire and hand the baton to someone who can
give it more time and love.
If someone wants to step up and do the job permanently, they're welcome
to it. I'll help where I can, I'll pass on the information I have, and I'll
continue to come to meetings and help out there. And if no-one wants to
step up to the plate, then I'll continue doing what I can and trying to
(PGP Signed original at
Later that day, I replied with;
I don't have the time to "do it all" I had when I handed it off to Paul
in 2007, but I'm certainly happy to take the main CLUG meetings
organising back on board if other other people are interested in the
(non signed original email at
Now, I must admit, I didn't wait for you to come back and "endorse" or
"bless" my taking the role over, but neither did you correct me when I
stood up in front of CLUG last month, advised we had interesting talks
lined up for the next few meetings, and if anyone wanted to talk about
anything, to see me after the meeting.
So what it appears here is that there confusion and mixed messages all
around. I've reverted the LUGIAB system back to list you as the "cat
herder" for CLUG, and you can add the talks you've organised into the
system and carry on organising the meetings.
All the best
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